On behalf of Silksworth Banner Group, I would like to thank the people who gave generously to enable us to attend this year’s Durham Miners’ Gala.
They include, Silksworth, Plains Farm councillors, Doxford Park councillors, Durham Miners’ Association, Shepherd Brass Band, Doxford Park Community Association, Fire Brigade Union, Northumbria Water, Silksworth British Legion Club, Bob Newton, Lisa Dixon, Stuart Thompson, Dr Sam Glatt, Angus Norman, Mr&Mrs Fields, Barry Walker, Jim Phillips, C Skidmore, Mr A Beer, K Campbell, S Porter, S Hall, N Hixson(bus provider), Scollen & Wright and Ken’s Store.
Also The Midas Touch and Flowers in the Park for donating raffle prizes.
Thanks to banner group members for their help and support, sadly, we remember our oldest member Jack Hall who died in April this year.
Thanks too to the people who travelled with us and gave a donation, we had a great day. Thanks again hope to see you next year.
Peter Shields (secretary)